Mennonites in Early Modern Poland and Prussia

Mennonites in Early Modern Poland and Prussia

by Peter J. Klassen

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780801891137
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publication date: 05/25/2009
Series: Young Center Books in Anabaptist and Pietist Studies
Pages: 280
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Peter J. Klassen is professor emeritus of history at California State University, Fresno, and the author of Europe in the Reformation, A Homeland for Strangers: An Introduction to Mennonites in Poland and Prussia, and The Reformation: Change and Stability.

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
1. A Haven in Troubled Times
2. A Legacy of Rivers & Dikes
3. The Challenges of Urban Settings
4. Along the Banks of Poland's Mighty River
5. Bridges between the Netherlands & the Vistula Delta
6. Psalms, Sermons, & Congregations
7. A House Divided
8. Conflicting Loyalties in a Progressive Society
9. A Changing Vision
Epilogue
Appendix 1: Selected Documents Concerning Religious Liberty
Appendix 2: Key Events and Dates in Polish History
List of Abbreviations
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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